[armedbear-devel] Filename errors in Windows

Kevin Krouse kevin.krouse at gmail.com
Wed Jan 26 21:34:12 UTC 2011

Hi Arie,

I was hoping to get a new build out to you, but I don't think I'll be able  
to for a few weeks.

In the mean time, you can produce a new j.jar by running "ant dist" from  
the command line.  That will
package up the build and docs together under a 'dist' directory.


On Mon, 24 Jan 2011 04:26:22 -0800, Arie van Wingerden <xapwing at gmail.com>  

> Hi Kevin,
> thanks for your help!
> Since I am not really a Java guy and am running Windows XP the whole  
> build
> process is quite alien to me. However, I managed to download the trunk  
> with
> SVN and built the classes using ANT.
> After that point I got stuck, since no j.jar had been generated.
> I built a j.jar myself using this Windows CMD file:
>    set cp=D:\downloads\Programming\ABCL Armed Bear Common
> Lisp\J-Editor\armedbear-j\trunk\j\build\classes
>    jar cf d:/work/j.jar Main.class "%cp%"
> Using cvf instead of cf didn't solve the problem.
> When I run the jar it complains however that no manifest could be found.  
> For
> you this is maybe an obvious thing. Could you point me to a solution, or,
> for me even better ;-), could you generate a correct j.jar for me?
> Thx again.
>    Arie

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